BANAUE RICE TERRACES ITINERARY

Day 1 - 0800H Pick up from hotel in Manila.

Depart Manila for Banaue via North Expressway. The gateway to Banaue is through the land locked evergreen provinces of Nueva Ecija and Nueva Vizcaya. Countryside settings such as rice fields surrounding the small towns and villages are common sight showing simplicity of living. In San Jose City, a short stop at a restaurant for lunch on personal account. Resume drive to
Banaue, stop at Dalton Pass and Sta. Fe, Nueva Vizcaya, passing by Bagabag, where picturesque mountains and rivers start to ascend to the Ifugao land.

Arrive in Banaue late in the afternoon.

Check-in at Banaue Hotel. Dinner on personal. Overnight at Banaue Hotel

 

Day 02 Breathtaking Rice Terraces

Breakfast in the hotel. Proceed to the viewpoint to witness the Rice Terraces acclaimed as the "8th Wonder of the World" & UNESCO World Heritage Site, built over 2,000 years ago. Lunch and Dinner on personal account . After  tour, Banggaan trek ( or alternative local village ).

 

Day 03  Banaue / Sagada

Breakfast in Banaue hotel.  Proceed to visit the picturesque town of Sagada, stop and see their ancient burial caves with mummified coffins. Visit also the Bontoc Museum, founded by a Belgian Sister, which houses a varied collection of authentic artifacts and photos from the mountain tribes.  Stop somewhere for lunch. Travel back to Banaue.  Dinner on personal account .

 

Day 04 Sagada/Manila

Breakfast in the hotel.  Free time until check out. Leave Banaue for Manila taking the same route as Day 01. In San Jose, Nueva
Ecija, stop for lunch on personal account.  Arrive Manila in the evening. Drop-off at hotel in Manila.

 

End of itinerary